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October 14, 2020

The Law Society Honors King & Spalding With Excellence in Learning and Development Award

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2020 — The Law Society has honored King & Spalding with its 2020 Excellence in Learning and Development award.

In response to the Covid-19 lockdown, the firm launched a bespoke virtual training programme for its London lawyers, delivered weekly via Zoom by external provider Strevas Ltd.  The emphasis was on developing more effective virtual communication skills, both internally and externally, while fostering needed cohesion for everyone working remotely. 

The Law Society of England and Wales is a professional association that represents and governs solicitors for the jurisdiction of England and its awards programme celebrate the work of solicitors and showcase the best of the profession across England and Wales. 

About King & Spalding
Celebrating more than 130 years of service, King & Spalding is an international law firm that represents a broad array of clients, including half of the Fortune Global 100, with more than 1,200 lawyers in 22 offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East and Asia. The firm has handled matters in over 160 countries on six continents and is consistently recognized for the results it obtains, uncompromising commitment to quality, and dedication to understanding the business and culture of its clients. More information is available at